The WTCA is pleased to partner with the Beijing International Trade in Services Center to co-host the “2022 China-U.S. Trade in Services Forum” — the U.S. leg of the global roadshow “2022 China International Fair for Trade in Services (CIFTIS)” — which will be held virtually on Thursday, May 19 at 20:00-22:00 EDT / Friday, May 20 at 08:00-10:00 CST (Beijing Time) via Zoom. Simultaneous translations will be provided in English and Chinese.
The roadshow will feature a keynote speech on U.S.-China trade services by Craig Allen , President of the U.S.-China Business Council (USCBC) , an introduction/promotion of this year’s CIFTIS which is tentatively scheduled in early September 2022 in Beijing, China – by the organizer (including the cloud-based virtual exhibition platform that will be used to facilitate the participation of U.S. service SMEs), sharing of trade services development from institutions in both the U.S. and China, and a panel discussion with executives of several U.S. companies from various service industries such as IT, healthcare and consulting on opportunities and challenges in the Chinese service market and the benefits for U.S. companies to participate in CIFTIS.
For your reference, please see the initial agenda available for download in the button below.
Hosted by China’s Ministry of Commerce and Beijing Municipal Government, CIFTIS is one of the top international trade fairs in China and a great platform to access the vast Chinese service market – a sector in which U.S. companies have been very competitive in China over the past few decades. CIFTIS has been well-attended by U.S. companies that leverage its exhibition and forums to:
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For more information, contact Adele Zhang at AZhang@wtca.org.
For the full agenda, click here .
For the full list of speakers and bios, click here .